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Housing 101: Terms to Know Before Buying or Renting

Whether you’re preparing to rent or buy, Marine Bank & Trust encourages you to be familiar with the following housing terms.

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Seven Ways to Boost Your Credit Score

When shopping for a home, the better your credit score, the more desirable you are to mortgage lenders. Marine Bank & Trust offer tips to improve your credit score.

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Six Tips to Save for Your Down Payment

When considering buying a home, the down payment you put upfront plays a major role in your future housing expenses. According to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the amount you save can greatly influence your interest rate, monthly housing payment and also your need for mortgage insurance.

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Four Important Questions When Choosing Your First Home

Moving into your own place can be exciting and frightening at the same time. Marine Bank & Trust suggests considering the following questions when choosing your first home.

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6 Financial Tips for College Graduates

In 2016, more than 70 percent of college graduates graduated with more than $37,000 in student loan debt. That’s why the American Bankers Association has highlighted six traps new college graduates should avoid to position themselves for financial success.

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Seven Tips to Prevent Tax ID Fraud

As the 2017 tax season gets underway, Marine Bank is urging all customers to take extra precaution when filing their return to prevent their exposure to tax fraud.

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Four Simple Steps to Stop a Cyber Thief 

In 2016, more than 70 percent of college graduates graduated with more than $37,000 in student loan debt. That’s why the American Bankers Association has highlighted six traps new college graduates should avoid to position themselves for financial success.

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6 Money Tips for Family Caregivers

In 2016, more than 70 percent of college graduates graduated with more than $37,000 in student loan debt. That’s why the American Bankers Association has highlighted six traps new college graduates should avoid to position themselves for financial success.